I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no one that would know me; I had no refuge; no one cared for my soul.
I was a reproach among all my enemies, but especially among my neighbours, and a fear to my acquaintances: those that see me without flee from me.
Reproach has broken my heart, and I am full of heaviness, and I looked for some to take pity, but there was no one, and for comforters, but I found none.
Thou hast put away mine acquaintances far from me; thou hast made me an abomination unto them; I am shut up, and I cannot come forth.
Thou hast put lover and friend far from me, and placed my acquaintances into darkness.
Will the men of Keilah deliver me up into his hand? Will Saul come down as thy slave has heard? O LORD God of Israel, I beseech thee, tell thy slave. And the LORD said, He will come down.
Then those of Ziph came to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Does not David hide himself with us in strong holds in the woods in the hill of Hachilah, which is on the right hand side of the wilderness?
And David said in his heart, In the end I shall be killed some day by the hand of Saul; there is nothing better for me than that I should escape once and for all into the land of the Philistines; and Saul shall despair of me, to seek me any more within the borders of Israel; so shall I escape out of his hand.
But the eyes of the wicked shall consume themselves, and they shall have no refuge, and their hope shall be agony of the soul.
He has put my brethren far from me, and my acquaintances are verily estranged from me.
And the shepherds shall have no way to flee, nor for the principals of the flock to escape.
For I will cause healing to come for thee, and I will heal thee of thy wounds, said the LORD; because they called thee an Outcast, saying, This is Zion, whom no man seeks after.
But all this was done that the scriptures of the prophets might be fulfilled. Then all the disciples forsook him and fled.